1212opengameThe names of the winners of the Open Game Armenian Championship of Developers of Computer and Mobile Games became known Friday.  

In the age group under 18, Marimba team won with its Get’n’Go in the‘Best Game’nomination.

The game of Masrik team—Marvel&UnitedForses —developed by Scratch was recognized as the best one.  VAV team’s SURVIVER  won in the ‘Best Design’ nomination. The winners were awarded 350 000, 160 000 and 200 000 AMD respectively.

In the age group above 18, Upper 8 developed by B.H.H. and Vrun developed by Gradius were named winners in the ‘Best Design’ and ‘Best Scenario’ nominations respectively, receiving 270 000 and 200 000 AMD prizes.

“The most important feature revolutionizing the world today is the creative idea. This initiative is aimed at discovering and developing creative children and lending wings to their ideas. It’s a pleasant fact that a few years ago famous and experienced professionals took part in the championship, whereas now already school-aged participants surprise us by their creative solutions,” Deputy CEO of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), Hayk Chobanyan, said at the event.  

Open Game Championship of Developers of Computer and Mobile Games has been held since 2011 under the auspices of UITE and Orange (now Ucom). It is already two years Huawei has joined the championship as a partner.  The aim of the championship is to discover and encourage the youth, which has potential in the area of technology, turning them from game consumers into game producers.